HARRIS COUNTY -

Authorities are investigating an accident after a car hit a tree in east Harris County.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Department said the car was traveling westbound on Highway 90 near Miller Road when the driver hit a tree around 7:30 a.m. Monday.

Officials said the driver was transported to an area hospital in unknown condition.

Sky 2 showed aerials of the vehicle that was so badly damaged it was unrecognizable.